§ Mr. Shersby
asked the Secretary of State for Transport (1) what consultations he has had with London Regional Transport about the cost of constructing a new London Regional Transport station at Hillingdon as part of the blue scheme for the improvement of the A40 Western Avenue;
(2) whether any part of the cost of the new London Regional Transport station at Hillingdon is part of the blue scheme for the improvement of the A40 Western Avenue will fall on his Department's Vote.
§ Mrs. Chalker
The Department, through its consulting engineers for the A40/Long Lane road improvement scheme, has held preliminary meetings with London Underground Ltd. about the reconstruction of Hillingdon station.
The normal equivalent reinstatement basis of compensation will apply.